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EnderEcho
February 15th, 2009, 07:01 PM
I'm going on a roadtrip and I was wondering what brand adapter I should use to plug my laptop into the cigarrette lighter?

Any ideas?

xpod
February 15th, 2009, 07:11 PM
I bought one on Ebay (http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/UNIVERSAL-LAPTOP-NOTEBOOK-CAR-CHARGER-DC-POWER-ADAPTER_W0QQitemZ260320213182QQcmdZViewItemQQptZUK _Computing_LaptopAccessories_PowerSupplies?hash=it em260320213182&_trksid=p3286.c0.m14&_trkparms=72%3A1229|66%3A2|65%3A12|39%3A1|240%3A13 18) a while ago.
Just a cheap thing but it does the job,plus it`s universal so any laptop should work.
They do get a bit hot after a while so prolonged use mabey aint such a good idea.Theres probably far better ones to be had but that one did me for the one time it was needed.

EDIT:not sure if system 76 has their own brands or not.?

EnderEcho
February 15th, 2009, 07:32 PM
Thanks for the heads up. What kind of brand would be compatible with a DAU3?

Links would be greatly appreciated

jdb
February 15th, 2009, 08:14 PM
Thanks for the heads up. What kind of brand would be compatible with a DAU3?

Links would be greatly appreciated

One foolproof way to do it is to get a cigarette lighter to AC converter, they're for sale at lots of places (Walmart auto section, etc.)
You should be able to find one in the $20 range.

Then you just plug your charger into it.

jdb

EnderEcho
February 15th, 2009, 08:23 PM
Thanks a lot. I think that is what I'll do.